Historic Buildings in EC1  

 

EC1 Attractions by category: Art Galleries (47), Historic Buildings (30), Museums (9), Other Attractions (8), Sights (4), Parks and Gardens (3), Attractions for Kids (2), Activities for Kids (1)

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Dennis Severs' House
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
18 Folgate Street, EC1, London E1 | in EC1
The brainchild of eccentric designer and performer, Dennis Severs' House at 18 Folgate Street captures, in a series of evocative snapshots, 18th century life as... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
St Paul's Cathedral
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
St Paul's Churchyard, EC1, London EC4M | in EC1
Being the cathedral of the capital city, St Paul's is officially the spiritual home of Great Britain. The funerals of Lord Nelson, the Duke of... More
 
 
 
Old Bailey
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Old Bailey, EC1, London EC4M | in EC1
Universally known as the Old Bailey, this is probably the most famous criminal court in the world, and has been London's principal criminal court for... More
 
 
 
St Etheldreda's Church
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
14 Ely Place, EC1, London EC1N | in EC1
Built around 1250, this the oldest Catholic Church in London and one of a very few surviving buildings from the reign of Edward I. Originally... More
 
 
 
Guildhall
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Gresham Street, EC1, London EC2P | in EC1
Since the Middle Ages the Guildhall has been the centre of Government for the City of London. The current building has stood in the geographical... More
 
 
 
St Andrew's Church
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
5 St Andrew Street, Holborn, EC1, London EC4A | in EC1
Large parish church near the Holborn viaduct whose distinctive white marble tower stands tall, presiding over the busy crossroads and opposite the huge glass façade... More
 
 
 
St Giles Church Cripplegate
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Fore Street, EC1, London EC2Y | in EC1
Situated in the centre of the Barbican complex, this church is of great historical and architectural interest. There is a Roman wall in the churchyard,... More
 
 
 
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St Bartholomew the Great
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
West Smithfield, EC1, London EC1A | in EC1
St Bartholomew the Great is a historic church founded in 1123 and the oldest parish church in the City of London. Features include the pre-Reformation... More
 
 
 
Goldsmiths' Hall
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Foster Lane, EC1, London EC2V | in EC1
An 1835 (William IV) Renaissance building rebuilt by Philip Hardwick, containing portraits. Although this building only dates from the 1830s, inside the Court Room is... More
 
 
 
St Lawrence Jewry-Next-Guildhall
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Gresham Street, EC1, London EC2V | in EC1
Dedicated to St Lawrence who was roasted alive on a grid iron in 3rd century Rome, this church was rebuilt by Wren in 1670-87. Unfortunately it... More
 
 
 
St Mary-Le-Bow Church
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Cheapside, EC1, London EC2V | in EC1
Christopher Wren church and home to the Bow Bells. The Tower of St Mary-Le-Bow is open to visitors. The Norman crypt with its chapel was... More
 
 
 
St Vedast-alias-Foster Church
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
4 Foster Lane, EC1, London EC2V | in EC1
This church, with its unusual steeple and adjoining small, secluded courtyard was rebuilt by Sir Christopher Wren after the Great Fire in 1666. It was,... More
 
 
 
Church of St Anne and St Agnes
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Gresham Street, EC1, London EC2V | in EC1
St Anne and St Agnes was one of over 50 churches to be rebuilt by Sir Christopher Wren. He planned it in the form of... More
 
 
 
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Church of St Mary Aldermary
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Watling Street, EC1, London EC4M | in EC1
A church rebuilt by Sir Christopher Wren, approximately 1680, in the Gothic style after it was destroyed in the Great Fire of 1666. It is,... More
 
 
 
St Margaret's Church
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Lothbury, EC1, London EC2R | in EC1
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St Sepulchre-without-Newgate
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Holborn Viaduct, EC1, London EC1A | in EC1
Dating back to 1137, St Sepulchre's is the largest parish church in the centre of London. Nowadays, St. Sepulchre's is best known as the National... More
 
 
 
Temple of Mithras
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Queen Victoria Street, EC1, London EC4N | in EC1
This amazing ancient Roman temple was accidentally unearthed as part of reconstruction work undertaken on Walbrook Street in the city of London after World War... More
 
 
 
St Giles Church, Cripplegate
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Fore Street, EC1, London EC2Y | in EC1
Situated in the centre of the Barbican complex, this church is of great historical and architectural interest. There is a Roman wall in the churchyard,... More
 
 
 
The London Stock Exchange
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
10 Paternoster Square, EC1, London EC4M | in EC1
The London Stock Exchange, one of the oldest stock exchanges in the world with a history dating back more than 300 years, is at the... More
 
 
 
St Bartholomew's Hospital Museum and Archives
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
West Smithfield, EC1, London EC1A | in EC1
The museum in the North Wing of St Bartholomew's Hospital tells the inspiring story of Bart's Hospital. Founded nearly four centuries ago, in 1123, it... More
 
 
 
Museum of Methodism & John Wesley's House
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Wesley's Chapel, 49 City Road, EC1, London EC1Y | in EC1
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Church of St Michael and All Angels, Shoreditch
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Mark Street (off Paul Street), Hackney, EC1, London EC2A | in EC1
A masterpiece of the Victorian architect James Brooks, this church now houses the premises of LASSCO (the London Architectural Salvage and Supply Company) who deal... More
 
 
 
Marx Memorial Library
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
37A Clerkenwell Green, EC1, London EC1R | in EC1
This library contains over 100,000 books, pamphlets and periodicals connected with Marxism and the broad Labour Movement, all housed in an 18th century Grade II... More
 
 
 
St Bartholomew the Less
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Smithfield Gate West Smithfield CITY OF LONDON, EC1, London EC1A | in EC1
This is a small parish church of 15th century origin - the tower and West Wall date back to that period and form the oldest... More
 
 
 
Bishopsgate Goods Yard
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Shoreditch High Street , Spitalfields, EC1, London E1 | in EC1
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Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Crypt On The Green, St James'
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Clerkenwell Close, EC1, London EC1R | in EC1
The Crypt on the Green, underneath St James Church in Clerkenwell, is on the site of the first nunnery to be built in London dating... More
 
 
 
St Luke's
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
161 Old Street, EC1, London EC1V | in EC1
Music education and performance centre in the 18th Century Grade 1 listed Hawksmoor church. One of the homes of the London Symphony Orchestra, this gorgeous... More
 
 
 
Plaisterers' Hall
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
One London Wall, EC1, London EC2Y | in EC1
Located right in the heart of the city, Plaisterers' Hall is multi-purpose venue for conferences, road shows, presentations, parties and wedding receptions. All manner of... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Islington Metal Works
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
7 Torrens Street, EC1, London EC1V | in EC1
Built in the late 19th century, The Islington Metalworks is a building steeped in history. All three floors were initially used to stable the horses... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
House of Detention
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Sans Walk, EC1, London EC1R | in EC1
The House of Detention gets its name from its former purpose - as a prison - and there has been a prison on this site... More
 
 
 

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Jean Dubuffet: Brutal Beauty
Exhibitions | Until 22nd August 2021 

Barbican Centre 6 minutes walk from Ec1

The first major survey of the work of the post-war French modern artist in the UK for over 50 years ...More

Claudia Andujar: The Yanomami Struggle
Exhibitions | Until 29th August 2021 

Barbican Centre 6 minutes walk from Ec1

Over 200 photographs, an audio-visual installation and a series of drawings celebrate artist Claudia Andujar's five-decade relationship with the Yanomami, ...More

Anything Goes
Theatre | Until 17th October 2021 

Barbican Centre 6 minutes walk from Ec1

Kathleen Marshall directs Emmy Award winner Megan Mullally and Olivier Award winner Robert Lindsay in a seaworthy romantic musical with ...More

 
 
 
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